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English definition of “mar”

mar

verb [T] uk   /mɑːr/ us    /mɑːr/ (-rr-) formal
to spoil something, making it less good or less enjoyable: Sadly, the text is marred by careless errors. It was a really nice day, marred only by a little argument in the car on the way home. I hope the fact that Louise isn't coming won't mar your enjoyment of the evening.
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